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Alex Hern / Guardian:
Reddit, Imgur and Boing Boing launch anti-NSA surveillance campaign   —  The Reset the Net campaign aims to encourage direct action, urging visitors to install privacy and encryption tools  —  Some of the world's largest websites are planning a coordinated day of action on Thursday to oppose mass surveillance online.
Jun 3, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Tor may be forced to cut back capacity after Heartbleed bug   —  The secure service may have to remove vulnerable servers affected by the bug, the network's co-founder warns  —  Tor, the secure networking service, may have to close down an eighth of its capacity as a result of the Heartbleed flaw.
Apr 17, 2014, 3:00 PMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Yahoo, Google and Apple also claim right to read user emails   —  Like Microsoft, other webmail giants all reserve the right to read user emails, if ‘deemed necessary’  —  Microsoft is not unique in claiming the right to read users' emails - Apple, Yahoo and Google all reserve that right as well, the Guardian has determined.
Mar 21, 2014, 3:55 PMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Phone call metadata does betray sensitive details about your life - study   —  Identities of cannabis grower, woman seeking an abortion and MS sufferer inferred in study that confirms danger of widespread access to metadata  —  Warnings that phone call “metadata” can betray detailed information …
Mar 14, 2014, 7:20 AMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Bitcoin bank Flexcoin closes after hackers steal 896 bitcoin worth £365,000, Poloniex loses 12.3% of reserves in separate hack   —  Bitcoin bank Flexcoin closes after hack attack  —  Bank admits it does not have resources to cover loss of 896 bitcoin worth £365,000 stolen in raid
Mar 4, 2014, 11:25 AMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Deutsche Telekom to launch secure voice and text app   —  The parent company of T-Mobile is focusing attention on encryption in the wake of the Snowden revelations.  —  Deutsche Telekom, the German parent company of mobile carrier T-Mobile, is releasing a new app for all its users that encrypts voice and text messages.
Feb 24, 2014, 4:25 PMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Queries to DuckDuckGo increased over 2.5X after Snowden revelations, totaled 1B for 2013   —  Anonymous search tool DuckDuckGo answered 1bn queries in 2013  —  The ‘anti-Google’, which searches the web without tracking or monitoring the user, now answers 4m queries a day
Jan 12, 2014, 5:20 AMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Yahoo malware turned European computers into bitcoin slaves   —  Search firm remains silent on how its ad servers infected Windows PCs of visitors to homepage  —  As many as two million European users of Yahoo may have received PC malware from virus-laden ads served by its homepage over a four-day period last week.
Jan 9, 2014, 5:20 AMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Bitcoin plummets as China's largest exchange blocks new deposits   —  The digital cryptocurrency has lost almost 50% of its value overnight after BTC China said it could no longer accept deposits in the Chinese currency following a crackdown on third-party payment firms
Dec 18, 2013, 6:55 AMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
London to get its own domain name in 2014   —  Businesses, individuals and organisations in the capital will be able to apply first for web addresses with ‘.london’ suffix  —  London is to become one of the first cities in the world with its own domain name, when “.london” launches in 2014.
Nov 15, 2013, 2:30 PMIn context

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